Welcome to

Eastport, Maine is home to the largest 4th of July Festival in the state of Maine. Come celebrate the beauty of this land in this historic port city on the Atlantic Ocean.

***Welcome Officers and Crew of the 

USS Forrest Sherman DDG-98***   

forrest sherman

July 3rd - July 8th, 2024

Scavenger Hunt

Can you find these rocks hidden around Eastport?


If so, turn them in at Sweeties Downeast
for a $10 gift card for each rock!

Great Rubber Ducky Race... 

pearl mist

Thursday, July 4th, 2024

(exact time to be determined based upon tides)

Ducks race from Fish Pier to Waco Pier.
Prizes: 1st $300, 2nd $150 and 3rd $50

        Purchase your lucky duck in advance at The First Bank or at downtown Overlook Park events.

Comedy Show

The Eastport 4th of July Committee is pleased to announce that comedian Brian Giles and company will be performing at the Shead High Auditorium on Wednesday, July 3rd at 5:30pm. 


2024 Grand Independence Day Parade Theme:
"Star Spangled Banner"

1st Prize Float:  $500
2nd Prize Float:  $300
3rd Prize Float: $200
Best Decorated ATV: $75


                                                       -Alice Seelye photo


If you have questions or would like to contribute your own Eastport 4th of July material to the Committee, please send us an email at contact@eastport4th.com


Eastport 4th of July
P.O. Box 187
Eastport, ME  04631